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cower
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  • When everyone crowded into the room she hid her face in her dishevelled hair and lay cowering on the floor.
  • Shouting on the foe he fell, And like thunder rang his war-cry O’er the cowering infidel.

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  • She cowered in fear.
  • She cowered behind her big sister.

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